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Industrie Africa is an all-access pass into the world of emerging and high-end African fashion. Discover the regional voices that are redefining the global landscape.

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South African milliner Crystal Birch is considered to be one of South Africa’s most promising young crop of designers. She trained under the guidance of British milliners Noel Stewart and Piers Atkinson, where she honed her skills. Today, she is the co-owner of esteemed South African manufacturing company The Hat Factory, where she creates her irreverent adornments in daring shapes and colors, loved by South African celebrities and the global fashion elite.